Toyota has confirmed a 6-speed guide transmission shall be accessible on its 2024 Tacoma within the newest installment of the teaser marketing campaign for the redesigned mid-size pickup truck.
In a photograph launched on Tuesday, Toyota revealed the three pedals of the manual-equipped model of its new Tacoma. An automated shall be supplied in its place, probably an 8-speed or 10-speed.
The provision of a guide will make the brand new Tacoma, similar to the present technology, distinctive amongst its friends. Additionally distinctive on this phase shall be an accessible hybrid powertrain, which Toyota confirmed for the 2024 Tacoma in April. The setup is predicted to include a 2.4-liter turbo-4 paired with a single electrical motor.
Toyota may even ultimately provide an electrical Tacoma, although timing is unsure. The electrical Tacoma was previewed in late 2021, when Toyota confirmed plans to launch 30 EVs throughout the Toyota and Lexus manufacturers by 2030.
The 2024 Toyota Tacoma is due at dealerships later this yr. A brand new 4Runner SUV will comply with shortly primarily based on the Tacoma’s underpinnings. These underpinnings are considered a shorter model of the TNGA-F body-on-frame platform discovered within the full-size Tundra, in addition to the associated Land Cruiser, Sequoia, and Lexus LX SUVs.
The styling of the 2024 Tacoma was revealed in January by way of patent drawings. There shall be a transparent evolution of the present technology’s themes, however with extra pronounced options, notably for the fender flares. The lights at each ends shall be new and extra carefully resemble the design on the Tundra.
Further-rugged variations are additionally deliberate. Earlier teasers confirmed a Tacoma TRD Professional with Fox suspension, and a new Tacoma Trailhunter grade designed for followers of overlanding. The 2024 Tacoma would be the first manufacturing Toyota to characteristic the Trailhunter grade, which was previewed final fall on an idea.